Cheap flights from New York (NYC) to New Zealand

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How to find the cheapest flight from
New York (NYC) to New Zealand

All the information you need to plan the best NYC to AKL flight in 2022: compare New York to New Zealand flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New Zealand.
What is the cheapest month to fly from New York to New Zealand?

March can be a great time to fly to New Zealand from New York with a flight ticket averaging about $1,298. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of March for as cheap as $899. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New York to New Zealand (NYC - NZ)?

When flying from New York to New Zealand, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

How far in advance should I book a flight from New York to New Zealand?

To save up to 9% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 49 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from New York to New Zealand from $1,334 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $1,334 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

Cheap flights from New York to New Zealand in May, June 2022

The best prices found for NYC to New Zealand flights for May, June
1 Jun - 14 Jun
$1,504pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
       
4 STOPS
EWR
Newark
1 Jun - 14 Jun
$1,528pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
30 May - 16 Jun
$1,541pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark

New York to New Zealand 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Zealand from New York found for this year
28 Nov - 19 Dec
$1,062pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
1 Dec - 10 Dec
$1,065pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
10 Oct - 26 Oct
$1,075pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark

Non-stop flights to New Zealand from New York

Save time with New York to New Zealand direct flight deals
10 Nov - 24 Nov
$1,355pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Air New Zealand
Non-Stop
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
24 Oct - 29 Oct
$1,369pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Air New Zealand
Non-Stop
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
10 Nov - 28 Nov
$1,384pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Air New Zealand
Non-Stop
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Last minute flights from New York to New Zealand

Late deals on round-trip flights to New Zealand from New York, departing today and this week
1 Jun - 14 Jun
$1,504pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
       
4 STOPS
EWR
Newark
1 Jun - 14 Jun
$1,528pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
30 May - 16 Jun
$1,541pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark

One-way flights to New Zealand from New York

The cheapest one-way flights from New York to New Zealand
2:00 am - 2:45 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
31h 45m
JFK - AKL
Multiple Airlines
1:29 pm - 2:45 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
20h 16m
EWR - AKL
Multiple Airlines
12:00 pm - 2:30 am
Air New Zealand
1 Stop
21h 30m
LGA - AKL
Air New Zealand
$748
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Flight FAQs

From New York to New Zealand

Which airlines flying from New York to New Zealand have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Qantas Airways, Air New Zealand, and United Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from New York to New Zealand for under $1,100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York to New Zealand for under $1,100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air Canada for just $1,062, but on average you can expect to pay $1,106.

Are there nonstop flights from New York to New Zealand for under $1,400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New York to New Zealand under $1,400. A good price for a nonstop flight from New York to New Zealand is less than $1,912.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York to New Zealand for under $1,600?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York to New Zealand within the next 7 days for less than $1,600.

What are the cheapest flights from New York to New Zealand?

The cheapest flight price from New York to New Zealand is $211. On average you can expect to pay $3,921. The most popular route, (New York John F Kennedy Intl - Auckland Intl), can usually be booked for $1,106.

What are the most popular routes from New York to New Zealand?

While some choose either Newark - Auckland Intl or New York LaGuardia - Auckland Intl, New York John F Kennedy Intl - Auckland Intl is the most popular route from New York to New Zealand.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from New York to New Zealand?

When booking a flight from New York to New Zealand, you may want to consider flying on American Airlines, Alaska Airlines or Air China as they are the most popular for this route.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for New Zealand

Do I need a COVID test to fly to New Zealand from New York?

Information is based on travel restrictions from New York to New Zealand

Most visitors from New York need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter New Zealand.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 48 hours for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 24 hours for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to New Zealand.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York are not required to quarantine after entering New Zealand.

Documents
Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher - Travelers are required to obtain a Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher confirming their place in a managed isolation facility before boarding a flight to New Zealand.

Online Travel Declaration - Complete the Travel Declaration process to obtain a Travel Pass prior to arrival in New Zealand.


Do I need a test to fly back to New York from New Zealand?

Returning to New York from New Zealand

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New Zealand must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to New York.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New Zealand are not required to quarantine after entering New York.

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Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from New York to New Zealand.
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Airports servicing New York

Newark (EWR)
LaGuardia (LGA)
New York Skyports SPB (NYS)

Airports servicing

Christchurch (CHC)
Chatham Islands (CHT)
Dunedin (DUD)
Great Barrier Island (GBZ)
Gisborne (GIS)

Top 9 airlines flying from New York to New Zealand

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New York to New Zealand choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
$776 $1,332 No cancel fee 74%
Air China
$778 $1,105 No cancel fee 67%
China Southern
$787 $1,551 No cancel fee 69%
China Eastern
$874 $1,082 No cancel fee 62%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by China Eastern. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Air Canada
$904 $1,077 No cancel fee 67%
Cathay Pacific
$940 $1,184 No cancel fee 72%
Air New Zealand
$1,301 $1,647 No cancel fee 78%
United Airlines
$1,464 $1,985 No cancel fee 69%
Singapore Airlines
$1,675 $4,047 No cancel fee 81%
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